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Scientific Program Overview

  

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► THURSDAY, NOVEMBER 29, 2012

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09:00-11:00
Registration
11:00-12:30

S1
Using molecular and cognitive intermediate phenotypes in schizophrenia and spectrum disorders

Chair:
L.J. Siever (USA)

S2
Quantitative methodologies for the assessment of dementia: A sleep analysis approach

Chair:
P. Ktonas,
T. Paparrigopoulos
(Greece)

S3
Personhood ontology and mental health issues according to Aristotle

Chair:
C.Ierodiakonou,
D. Geroukalis
(Greece)

S4
Settings and techniques in group psychotherapy

Chair:
K. Navridis (Greece)

S5
Gender and age issues in diagnosing and treating patients with bipolar disorder

Chair:
C. Touloumis (Greece),
Z. Rihmer
(Hungary)

S6
Cognitive Behaviour Therapy (CBT) for severe mental disorders

Chair:
G. Simos (Greece)

 
 
12:30-14:00

S7
Pro-inflammatory mediators and oxidative stress alters the amino acid availability in neuropsychatric disorders

Chair:
N. Venizelos,
L. Bjerkenstedt
(Sweden)

S8
Psychic trauma: Theoretical and clinical considerations

Chair:
H. Lazaratou,
A. Tzavaras
(Greece)

S9
Brief systemic dialogical approach in therapy, training and supervision

Chair:
D. Mousteri (Cyprus)

S10
Young Russian psychiatry: Problems and perspectives

Chair:
P. Morozov (Russia)

S11
CBT in obsessive compulsive patients
with hoarding symptoms

Chair:
F. Gonidakis,
Y.Michopoulos
(Greece)

W1
A Comprehensive and family-centered approach for the diagnosis and treatment of autism spectrum disorders: development of a model programme

Chair: C. Karni (USA)

FC1
Neuropsychiatry and related issues

Chair:
S. Sazonov(Ukraine),
M. Maestri (Italy)

14:00-15:30
15:30-17:00

S12
Antipsychotic actions and actions of antipsychotics: From perspectives of immunology and psychiatry

Chair:
N. Müller, A.M. Myint (Germany)

S13
The development of a clinical neurosciences institute
within a major medical center

Chair:
M. Gaviria (USA)

S14
Contribution of the genetic substrate to the emergence of side effects of antipsychotics

Chair:
D. Dikeos,
J. Hatzimanolis
(Greece)

SS1
Forensic and military psychiatry - Suicidology

Chair:
V. Rozanov (Ukraine),

L.O. St
οlan(Denmark)

S15
Systemic therapy paradigms in psychiatry

Chair:
V. Tomaras (Greece)

W2
CBT for borderline patients suffering from eating disorders

Chair:
F. Gonidakis,
D. Charila
(Greece)

CR1
Case Reports Session 1

Chair:
G.Alevizopoulos,
Ν. Manousis (Greece)

17:00-17:30
Break
17:30-19:00

L1
LECTURES

Chair:
G. Kaprinis
(Greece),
M. Kopelman (UK)

I. Brusco (Argentina): Prodromal Alzheimer and biomarkers

N. Bouras (UK): Evaluation and quality assurance for mental health services: An international perspective

M. Koukkou (Switzerland): Psychosocial development and personal meaning-extracting cortical plasticity

L2
LECTURES

Chair:
I. Giouzepas (Greece),
T. Okasha (Egypt)

K. Polychroni (Greece): The emotionally focused model of couple therapy: Integrating systems approach attachment theory

E. Belfort (Venezuela): Educational programs for developing countries: Challenges and opportunities

A. Javed (UK): Involving patients and carers in the treatment programme: Practicing psychiatry in a multi professional setting

 
 
 
 
 
19:30-20:30
OPENING CEREMONY
& PRESENTATION OF THE "C. STEFANIS AWARD"
   
 
 
 
 
 
20:30-21:00
 
 

L3
KEYNOTE LECTURE

Chair:
C. Stefanis (Greece),
P. Ruiz (USA)

H.J. Möller (Germany): Dichotomy versus spectrum concepts in approaching psychotic disorders: Are we ready to make the final decision?

 
 
 
 
 
 

 

► FRIDAY, NOVEMBER 30, 2012

HALLS/TIME

OLYMPIA A

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09:00-10:30

S16
The importance of
the amygdala in psychiatry

Chair:
E.Mohandas,
A.K. Mital
(India)

S17
The early origins of disorder and resilience: Developmental psychopathology and neuroscience

Chair: M. Kyriakopoulos,
A. Stringaris
(UK)

S18
Childbearing and mental illness

Chair: G. Papadimitriou,
I. Zervas
(Greec

S19
The management of Parkinson's Disease and its neuropsychiatric correlates

Chair:
G. Menteno-poulos,
G. Kaprinis
(Greece)

S20
Advocacy and empowerment in mental health

Chair:
V. Tomaras,
S. Stylianidis
(Greece)

S21
Transformations in psychoanalysis

Chair: G. Vaslamatzis (Greece),
R. Vermote (Beglium)

FC2
Dealing with addiction and other mental health problems

Chair:
J. Allan (Australia),
U. Malm (Sweden)

10:30-11:00

Break

11:00-12:30

L4
LECTURES

Chair: 
S. Beratis (Greece),
S. Tyano (Israel)

P.
Sakellaropoulos, J. Soumaki
(Greece):
Psychoanalysis
in the
public health sector

A. Potamianou (Greece): Amnemonic traces - Traumatic after effects

C. Hanly (Canada): Psychoanalysis and interdisciplinary collaboration

L5
LECTURES

Chair:
M. Gaviria (USA),
F. Thibaut (France)

M. Kopelman (UK): The Korsakoff syndrome: Clinical, neuropsychological, and neuroimaging findings

B. Taneli (Turkey): Relationship between psychiatric disorders and epilepsy

D. Arciniegas (USA): Neuropsychiatric assessment during inpatient rehabilitation after traumatic brain injury

 

 

 

 

 

12:30-14:00

S22
Course, continuity and recognition of child psychiatric disorders in adulthood   

Chair:
L. Lykouras,
G. Karantanos
(Greece)

S23
Vulnerability, progression and management considerations in schizophrenia

Chair:
N. Stefanis (Australia)

S24
Biopsychosocial aspects of suicidality

Chair:
K.N. Fountoulakis,
G. Simos
(Greece)

S25
Psycho-cardiology: An emerging clinical field

Chair:
A. Halaris (USA)
M. Riba (USA)

S26
Dreaming and psychic functioning in addiction

Chair:
Α. Potamianou (Greece)

W3
Human Systems Therapy (HST): Assessment of offectiveness in psychiatric patients

Chair:
N. Paritsis (Greece)

SS2
Axiological anthropology: A model integrative approach to Mental Health Promotion (MHP)

Chair:
V. Tomaras (Greece)

14:00-15:30

Break
Poster Presentation Session II “Psychopathology, Nosology, Epidemiology”

15:30-17:00

L6
WEB LECTURE (Live)

J.S. Beck, D. Beck Busis (USA): CBT for weight loss and maintenance

Chair: N. Katsilambros, G. Simos (Greece)

S27
Anthropology and psychiatry: Cross-cultural perspectives

Chair: D. Gefou-Madianou,
D. Ploumpidis
(Greece)

S28
Psychiatry's contract with society:
Ideology and professionalism and ethics

Chair:
N. Bouras,
G. Ikkos
(UK)

S29
Social psychiatric services: Outreach units and mental health promotion

Chair: P. Sakellaropoulos, A. Fragouli (Greece)

L7
MEET THE EXPERT:

An update on Psychiatric genetics

T.G. Schulze (Germany)

FC3
Child and adolescent psychiatry

Chair:
S. Kotsopoulos,
G. Kolaitis
(Greece)

17:00-17:30

Break 

17:30-19:00

L8
LECTURES

Chair:
A. Kokkevi (Greece),

L. Kuey
(Turkey)

T. Okasha (Egypt): The psychiatrist as a clinical neuroscientist: A multidisciplinary approach

F. Thibaut (France): Addictive disorders during pregnancy

A. Heinz (Germany): Learning dysfunctions in psychosis and addiction

L9
LECTURES

Chair:
A. Halaris (USA),
C. Stefanadis (Greece)

R. Bunevicius (Lithuania): Psychological cardiotoxicity in patients with coronary artery disease

M. Gaviria (USA): Sudden death due to cardiovascular malfunction following loses or grief reaction

M. Riba (USA): Psychiatry and heart disease

 

 

 

 

 

19:00-21:00

RD1
Maladaptive preconceptions in conveying heartbreaking news: Axiological interventions to prevent trauma

Chair: M. Vassiliadou (Greece)

 
 
 
 
 
 

 

► SATURDAY, DECEMBER 1, 2012

HALLS/TIME

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09:00-10:30

S30
Pharmacogenetic research in
psychiatric disorders

Chair: T.G. Schulze
(Germany), G.N. Papadimitriou (Greece)

S31
Psychosocial rehabilitation and recovery: Current perspectives

Chair: Α. Javed (UK)

S32
Time to broaden the catecholamine focus in the pathogenesis of ADHD based on pre-synaptic (transport) and post-synaptic (receptors) in vitro trials

Chair:
N. Venizelos,
E. Fernell
(Sweden)

S33
Psychoanalysis and somatic patient

Chair:
P. Aloupis (France),
M. Aisenstein (Greece)

S34
Effectiveness of family interventions in  psychopathological entities

Chair:
K. Charalabaki,
D. Georgiadis
(Greece)

W4
New Directions in Quantitative Methodologies for the Assessment of  
Therapeutic Interventions in Schizophrenia

Chair:
E. Angelopoulos,
P. Ktonas
(Greece)

CR2
Case Reports Session 2

Chair:
G. Garyfallos (Greece),
V. Mannali (UK)

10:30-11:00

Break

11:00-12:30

L10-LECTURES

Chair: S. Kasper (Austria), J.J. Lopez Ibor (Spain)

N. Müller
(Germany): Therapeutic implicationsof immunological
research in schizophrenia

R. Murray (UK):
The myth of schizophrenia as a progressive disorder

W. Gaebel (Germany): Schizophrenia and other primary psychotic disorders: From ICD-10 to ICD-11

L11-LECTURES

Chair:
A. Javed (UK),
P. Morozov (Russia)

M. Madianos (Greece): Mental illness and the economy: The case of Greece

P. Giannakopoulos (Switzerland): New challenges in clinical research: Moving from causal relationships to the prediction of individual vulnerability

T. Akiyama (Japan): Νew paradigms for psychiatry: Psychiatry beyond psychiatry


 

 

 

 

12:30-14:00

S35
Dimensional approaches in schizophrenia research

Chair:
W. Strik (Switzerland),

A. Heinz
(Germany)

S36
Public health and psychiatry: Challenges and opportunities

Chair:
W. Rutz (Sweden)

S37
Quality of life of parents whose children present with psychiatric - developmental disorders or learning
disabilities

Chair:
M. Ginieri-Coccossis (Greece)

S38
Second generation antipsychotics: 
From neurobiology to clinical practise

Chair:
M. Cetin (Turkey),
T. Paparrigopoulos (Greece)

S39
The untoward effects of economic crisis

Chair:
M. Madianos,
M. Economou
(Greece)

W5
Presenting a case of major depression: Encounter of different approaches

Coordinators:
H. Karamanolaki,
D. Magriplis
(Greece)

SS3
How Lacan's theory applies to daily psychiatric practice: Presentation of three clinical cases

Chair:
R. Blanchet,
A. Pigkou
(Greece)

14:00-15:30

Break
Poster Session III “Psychiatric therapeutics and other issues in psychiatry”

15:30-17:00

S40
Psychoneuro-immunology for personalized medicine in depression

Chair
A. Halaris (USA),
B. Leonard (Ireland)

S41
Psychoanalysis and neurosciences - In the past and in the present

Chair:
N. Tzavaras (Greece)

S42
Perinatal hypoxia |as a risk factor for the development of psychiatric disorders

Chair: M. Panayota-copoulou (Greece)

S43
The concept of recovery model: Theoretical principles and practical applications in psychosocial rehabilitation

Chair:
S. Stylianidis,
Μ. Economou (Greece)

S44
The first five years in the course of schizophrenia: The most critical period for the disease outcome

Chair:
Ι
. Nimatoudis,
K. Phocas
(Greece)

W6
Building functional relations: empowerment and resilience ina period of crisis

Chair:
P. Polychronis (Greece)

FC4
Mood disorders, anxiety and psychosis

Chair: 
N. Angelopoulos (Greece),
J.-L. Wang (Canada)

17:00-17:30

Break

17:30-19:00

L12
LECTURES

Chair:
R. Murray (UK),
G. Papadimitriou
(Greece)

P. Ruiz (USA): Ethnicity and psychopharma-cology

R. Belmaker
(Israel): Individual differences in evidence based psychopharma-cology

S. Kasper (Austria): Current state and future perspectives
of mood stabilisers

L13
LECTURES

Chair:
G. Abatzoglou (Greece),

C. Bakoula
(Greece)

S. Tyano (Israel): Adolescence in the light of attachment theory

P. Kymissis (USA): Evidence based treatments for adolescents with conduct disorders

J.J. López-Ibor (Spain): Schizophrenia and modernism

 
 
 
 
 

► SUNDAY, DECEMBER 2, 2012

HALLS/TIME

OLYMPIA A

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09:00-10:30

S45
Substance abuse
and psychopathology:
A chicken-egg dilemma

Chair:
I. Liappas,
Z. Daifoti
(Greece)

S46
Insomnia: Epidemiology, pathophysiology and neuropsychiatric correlates

Chair:
M. Berger (Germany),
C. Soldatos (Greece)

S47-Empathy - Contemporary perspectives

Chair:
E.Mohandas,
A.K. Mital
(India)

S48
The necessity of a structural approach to understanding and treating mental illness

Chair:
R. Blanchet,
E. Molari
(Greece)

S49
Advanced approaches in understanding depression and its management

Chair:
K.N. Fountoulakis (Greece)
,
X. Gonda
(Hungary)

W7
Psychopathology of the economic crisis

Coordindarors:
K. Gemenetzis,
K. Poulopoulou
(Greece)

 FC5
Biological and non-biological treatments

Chair:
J. Wallace (UK),
A. Politis (Greece)

10:30-11:00

Break

11:00-12:30

L14-LECTURES

Chair:
W. Gaebel (Germany),
V. Mavreas
(Greece)

P. Morozov (Russia):
Kandinsky-Clerambault Syndrome: Differences in understanding a mental automatism syndrome

L. Kuey (Turkey):
Subtreshold states in
psychiatry: A major
challenge for clinical practice and classification systems

G.Mentenopoulos
(Greece):
Health care and pharmaco-economics:
The use of generics in Neuropsychiatry

L15-LECTURES

Chair:
R. Bunevicius (Lithuania),
M. Riba (USA)

A. Koukopoulos (Italy): The diagnosis of mixed depression

Z. Rihmer (Hungary): Depression, suicide, and suicide prevention in Hungary

L. Lykouras (Greece): Μanagement of suicide risk in the elderly

 

 

 

 

 

12:30-14:00

S50
Post traumatic stress disorder: Psychiatric comorbility and complications

Chair:
I. Reznik (Israel),
D. Papadatou (Greece)

S51
Systemic behaviour analytic interventions for children with autism

Chair:
A. Gena,
P. Galanis
(Greece)

S52
Psychiatric education in Greece

Chair:
L. Lykouras,
V. Mavreas
(Greece)

S53
Psychiatric and psychosocial correlates of infectious diseases

Chair:
A. Vidalis (Greece)

S54
Intergrated treatment for severe mental illness: The role of psychoeducation

Chair:
M. Economou (Greece)

W8
Dance therapy: A mode of therapeutic intervention in psychiatric populations

Chair:
A. Margariti (Greece)

SS4
Epistemological and educational issues in psychiatry

Chair:
J. Wallace (UK), 
G. Treviranus (Switzerland)

14:00-15:30

Break

15:30-17:00

S55
The neuropsychology of autoscopy

Chair:
G. Kaprinis,
G. Mentenopoulos (Greece)

S56
Drug dependencies: From research to policies

Chair:
Α. Kokkevi (Greece)

S57
Psychological correlates and psychopathology in pulmonary diseases

Chair:
G. Moussas,
A. Karkanias
(Greece)

S58
Met and unmet needs of mental health in Greece

Chair:
V. Mavreas,
S. Stylianidis
(Greece)

S59
Multidisciplinary activities in a psychotherapeutic day centre

Chair:
Ι.Κ. Tsegos (Greece)

W9
Dramatherapy: A therapeutic hybrid-a conciliation story

S.Krasanakis,
L.Yotis
(Greece)

SS5
Dementia: Neuro-psycho-behavioral considerations

Chair:
A. Politis (Greece),
P. Sakka (Greece)

17:00-17:30

Break

17:30-19:00

L16
LECTURES

Chair:
T. Karavatos (Greece),
M. Berger (Germany)

Y. Levkovitz (Israel): Deep transcranial magnetic stimulation for affective disorder

V. Eapen (Australia): What makes us Tic:
From genotypes to phenotypes in Tourette Syndrome

R. Vermote (Belgium): Personality disorders and psychoanalytic hospitalization - based treatment

 

 

 
 
 
 

19:00

     

CLOSING SESSION

W10
Sharing conference experiences and their enactment on stage by the "Playback Psi" theatre group

Coordinator:
L. Yotis (Greece)

CLOSING LECTURE

C. Soldatos (Greece): Plurarism in Psychiatry: Towards integration

Farewell Addresses